byAguilón, François de, 1567-1617; Rubens, Peter Paul, 1577-1640; Galle, Théodore, 1571-1633
Engraved t.p. and vignettes at beginning of each of the six books are by Theodoor Galle after Peter Paul Rubens; see Rooses. Printer's device (compasses) on recto of last leaf. Numerous in-text woodcut diagrams, one engraved. Decorated initials Topic: Optics
byAliberti, Giuseppe Amedeo; Petroschi, Giovanni, 18th cent; Nolli, Carlo, d. ca. 1770; Nolli, Giambattista, ca. 1692-1756; Rossi, Antonio de, fl. 1695-1755
Frontispiece with arms of bride and groom engraved by Giovanni Petroschi after Aliberti. Title-vignette engraved by MS after Aliberti. Engraved medallion head-piece by Nolli (Carlo, or perhaps his father Giambattista). Engraved figured initial. Woodcut head- and tail-pieces, initials Topics: Victor Amadeus II, King of Sardinia, 1726-1796, Maria Antonia Ferdinanda, Queen, consort of Victor...
byAndrés de Uztarroz, Juan Francisco, 1606-1653; Valles, José; Remon, Miguel
The folded engraving (impression 53 x 30 cm.) "Micheli Remon Inuenit", "Josephus Valles Fecit", is of the elaborately emblematic catafalque with a portrait and arms in the upper corners. Bound in at p. 186 where an instruction directs Topics: Baltasar Carlos, Prince of Asturias, 1629-1646, Funeral rites and ceremonies, Emblems
byArias Montano, Benito, 1527-1598; Bry, Johann Theodor de, 1561-1623?; Bry, Johann Israel de, d. 1611; Rittershausen, Konrad, 1560-1613
Each of the 48 sections consists of an image from the life of David, entitled at the head with the moral quality it is considered to illustrate with a citation from the Bible, and followed by 4 lines of Latin verse and an Explicatio in Latin prose Topic: David, King of Israel